China defended this Thursday that Beijing and Washington should step up their cooperation against the coronavirus pandemic after US President Donald Trump hinted that this could break ties with the Asian giant.
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian has argued that maintaining stable relations between the two countries is in the interests of peace and stability.
“China and the United States should further strengthen cooperation to fight the epidemic, overcome the epidemic as soon as possible, treat patients and restore production and the economy. However, this also requires the United States and China to work together.” “has claimed, according to the official Global Times newspaper.
Trump again questioned China’s management in the face of the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday, highlighting the possibility of “breaking all ties with the Asian giant,” the source of the global outbreak, in one of its most powerful threats.